Lebanon man stabbed

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Lebanon City Police are investigating a man that was apparently stabbed in the city

When police arrived at the scene on the 100 block of N. 8th street in Lebanon City they found a male victim that had been stabbed in the lower back. The victim told police that it happened when he was in the city, police discovered that it actually occurred at 145 Weaverton Terrace in North Lebanon Township.

North Lebanon Police were then notified and took over the investigation. They searched the apartment at Weaverton Terrance where they found the knife that was used for the stabbing along with bloody clothes. They also discovered that after the stabbing, the suspect brandished the knife and held a female resident at the house and witness to the crime against her will.

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Joshua Allen Kreiser

Police have identified the suspect as Joshua Allen Kreiser,19, of Lebanon(pictured above). He is in custody and is being charged with Aggravated Assault, Recklessly Endangering, False Imprisonment, Simple Assault by Physical Menace, and Terroristic Threats. He was arraigned at Lebanon County Central Booking with a bail set at $100,000 dollars.